Jeremy Fogel

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Jeremy Fogel
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Northern District of California
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #12
Alternative court:   Director, Federal Judicial Center
Service:
Appointed by:   Bill Clinton
Active:   3/17/1998 - Present
Preceded by:   Robert Aguilar
Personal History
Born:   1949
Hometown:   San Francisco, CA
Undergraduate:   Stanford U., B.A., 1971
Law School:   Harvard Law School, J.D., 1974

Jeremy Fogel is a federal judge for the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. He joined the court in 1998 after being nominated by President Bill Clinton. Fogel also serves as director of the Federal Judicial Center.[1]

Early life and education

Born in San Francisco, California, Fogel graduated from Stanford University with his bachelor's degree in 1971 and later from Harvard Law School with his Juris Doctor degree in 1974.[2]

Professional career

Fogel entered private practice in California from 1974 to 1978. Fogel was also a Lecturer in the Human Development Department of California State University from 1977-1978. From 1978 to 1981, Fogel was an Attorney for the Mental Health Advocacy Project, and served as the organization's Executive Director from 1980-1981. Fogel served as Municipal Court Judge for the Santa Clara County Municipal Court from 1981 to 1986 before being elected Superior Court Judge to the Santa Clara County Superior Court from 1986 to 1998.[2]

Judicial career

Northern District of California

On the recommendation of U.S. Senators Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstien, Fogel was nominated to the United States District Court for the Northern District of California by President Bill Clinton on September 8, 1997 to a seat vacated by Robert Aguilar. Fogel was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on March 16, 1998 on a Senate vote and received commission on March 17, 1998.[3]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Robert Aguilar
Northern District of California
1998–Current
Seat #12
Succeeded by:
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